In this wonderful fresco by Paolo Veronese, the Risen Christ is in the almond, a sign of immortality, and carries in his arms his mother's  soul, fruit of his Easter mistery, while the apostles worship the Dormitio of the Virgin, that is the glorification of her body.

Saint  Francis and Saint  Antony are at the sides of the fresco as privileged singers and witnesses of the glories of the Mother of God.

 

Mother Abbess Marianna

and the Community

invite all the Oblates and friends of our Monastery

to join our monastic  Opus Dei

in singing the praises of Mary Mother of God

on the Feast of her Assumption into heaven

title of our Abbey

 

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